Where is Coney Island?
Before you jump into your rental car and drive off into the sunset, let us help you with a few facts about Coney Island.
Coney Island is a neighborhood in the charming city of New York. You can find it about 12 miles to the south of the center of downtown.
One of the greatest things about embarking on a road trip is that you get to meet lots of interesting people. So while you're staying in Coney Island, why not journey out of town in your rental car and get to know a few of the other 8,200,000 folk who call New York home?
What are the major attractions in Coney Island?
Give that rental car a rest and use those legs. New York Aquarium is a stone's throw from the heart of this neighborhood and worth checking out. More adventure awaits at the Brooklyn Wall of Remebrance and Luna Park, which are also close at hand.
What are the best road trip destinations near Coney Island?
Make sure you stop by Brighton Beach and Sheepshead Bay when you're here. Set aside enough time to explore — there's lots to keep you on your feet. Brighton Beach is found 0.7 miles away, while Sheepshead Bay is 2 miles.